Intellectual Property and Commercial Law

Shelston IP’s patent and trade mark services are complemented by our associated law firm, Shelston IP Lawyers, which specialises in IP commercialisation, transactions and disputes.


We work closely with our clients to structure business arrangements, and to negotiate and document a wide range of IP and general commercial agreements spanning product and software development, joint ventures, shareholders agreements, business sale agreements, outsourcing, purchasing, licensing maintenance, support and collaborative research and development. We also have proven expertise in the legal and business aspects of e-commerce, including website development, hosting, domain names, privacy, spam, terms of usage, and online delivery of electronic products and services.

We understand the importance of accurate analytical responses to all legal issues, from the basic to the most complex. We also appreciate strategic commercial imperatives, melding accuracy with commercial acumen and pragmatism to tailor appropriate legal solutions, which protect and advance each client’s specific business interests.

Whether drafting transactional agreements, assisting clients to raise capital or enforcing their IP rights, Shelston IP Lawyers work deftly and proactively to ensure clients effectively exploit their intellectual property for maximum commercial gain.

Shelston IP was ranked as a Leading Firm in the Intellectual Property law category of The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, 2016.